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Of Bunkers, Bankers, & Black Swans

And suddenly the storms of early Trumptopia subside, or seem to. Rest easy America… oh, and buy every dip... But be warned, a calm surface is exactly what Black Swans like to land on...

Korea Times: "China Bracing For Emergency Situation Involving North Korea"

According to the Korea Times, a Chinese town near the border with North Korea is "urgently" recruiting and ordering Korean-Chinese interpreters to work at 10 departments in the town, including border security, public security, trade, customs and quarantine, "stirring speculation that China is bracing for an emergency situation involving its nuclear-armed neighbor."

The Relentless Push Towards War

"The only real constant to be found in both European and US politics is war. It doesn’t seem to matter who’s in office in the US - Republican/Democrat, conservative/liberal - there’s a war machine constantly running. My concern is that there's a building risk that one day that war machine is going to bust apart."

Japan Shows Footage Of US Aircraft Carrier Just Hours Away From Korea

Japan broadcaster NHK has aired footage of the USS Carl Vinson aircraft carrier group sailing off the coast of Nagasaki prefecture in southern Japan, just a few hundred kilometers away from the Korean peninsula. It is expected to reach its target over the next few hours.

Japan Warns Citizens To Prepare For North Korean Missile Attack

As the United States begins to move elements of its Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) system to a deployment site in South Korea earlier than expected - in the name of defending against the “evil North Korea” of the mainstream narrative - Japan is warning its citizens they’ll have little time to find safety if Kim Jong-un launches an attack.

In Warning To North Korea, US Releases Video Of Overnight Minuteman III ICBM Launch

On April 26 airmen from F.E. Warren, Offutt And Vandenberg Air Force Bases conducted an operational test launch of an unarmed Minuteman Three missile. The ICBM was equipped with a test reentry vehicle, and traveled approximately four thousand two hundred miles to a test range near the Kwajalein Atoll in the Marshall Islands.